Dana Hull

Business, Fuel, Autonomous

Laid-Off Workers Claim Tesla Violated WARN Act in Suit

Tesla Inc. signage is displayed outside the company's factory in Fremont, Calif. Tesla Inc. signage is displayed outside the company's factory in Fremont, Calif. (Nina Riggio/Bloomberg News)

Tesla Inc. was sued by some former employees who claim the company’s decision to lay off about 10% of its workforce violated federal law by failing to provide the required advance notice for the job cuts.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
June 20, 2022
Business, Autonomous

Musk’s Tesla Stock Sales Double to $8.5 Billion in Latest Tally

Musk Musk speaks during the official opening of the new Tesla electric car manufacturing plant on March 22 near Gruenheide, Germany. (Christian Marquardt/Pool/Getty Images)

Elon Musk disclosed an additional $4.5 billion worth of Tesla Inc. stock sales in new regulatory filings April 29, bringing the total he’s disposed of in the wake of his deal to buy Twitter Inc. to more than $8.5 billion.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
April 29, 2022
Autonomous

Amazon in Pact for Potential Stake in Sensor Maker Velodyne

Velodyne A Velodyne Lidar Inc. puck sensor sits in the bonnet of a self-driving Toyota Motor Corp. Prius hybrid car, operated by Yandex.Taxi. (Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg News)

Velodyne Lidar Inc. shares more than doubled in late trading Feb. 7 after Amazon.com Inc. acquired warrants that could lead to a stake in the auto-sensor maker.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
February 8, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Subscription Service Delivers a Tesla to Californians in 10 Minutes

A Tesla Model 3 A driver in a Tesla Model 3 travels on a road in Rocklin, Calif. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

For California drivers who dream of cruising around in a Tesla but can’t afford one — or just have commitment issues — there’s a new option.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
January 20, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Tesla Rumor Mill Misfires, Exasperates Even Elon Musk

Cybertruck Tesla's Cybertruck is part of the recent rumors. (Tesla)

Steel Dynamics, a Fort Wayne, Ind.-based steel producer, has gotten all sorts of attention lately from Tesla fans and followers. This has been entirely unfounded, and is one of several examples of the narrative around the Elon Musk-led company getting ahead of reality recently.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
January 19, 2022
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous

Tesla Is Building a New Battery Factory in California

Tesla Is Building a New Battery Factory in California A Tesla at a Littleton, Colo. dealership. (David Zalubowski/Associated Press)

A California mayor said Tesla Inc. broke ground in his city on what it calls a new “Megafactory,” praising the planned facility in a Facebook post that was deleted and is now visible again.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
September 23, 2021

Tesla Tops Forecasts, But Delays Semi Production to 2022

The Tesla Semi won't go into production until 2022. (Tesla Inc.)

Tesla Inc. reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings, buoyed by strong demand for its electric vehicles as it suggested deliveries this year may exceed its longer-term projections for 50% growth. But it is delaying production on its electric heavy-duty Semi truck until 2022.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
July 26, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel

Tesla Delivers Record 201,250 Cars in Second Quarter

Tesla vehicles sit in a lot after arriving at a port in Japan. (Toru Hanai/Bloomberg News) Tesla vehicles sit in a lot after arriving at a port in Japan. (Toru Hanai/Bloomberg News)

Tesla Inc. delivered 201,250 cars worldwide in the second quarter, a record for the electric-car maker led by CEO Elon Musk.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
July 2, 2021
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Tesla Phases Out Radar Sensors, Shifts to Camera-Based Autopilot

Tesla Tesla's Elon Musk on Wall Street. (Mark Lennihan/Associated Press)

Tesla Inc. updated its website May 25 to announce that Model 3 and Model Y cars built for North America and shipping this month no longer will be equipped with radar.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
May 26, 2021
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Fuel, Autonomous

Tesla Engineer Says Musk Overstated Tesla Autopilot Capability

The steering wheel of a Tesla Inc. Model 3 electric vehicle The steering wheel of a Tesla Inc. Model 3 electric vehicle. (Bloomberg News)

One of Tesla Inc.’s engineers told California authorities that CEO Elon Musk overstated the capability of Autopilot, the company’s driver-assistance system, early this year.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
May 7, 2021

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